The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 77 56 79
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +23
Permanent jobs citing LAN 21 76 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.78% 4.59% 2.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.10% 26.03% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14 67 40
Median salary £43,750 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £32,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £80,000 £42,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
LAN
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
208 292 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.63% 17.63% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 160 238 243
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £27,850 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Cheshire region.

LAN Salary Trend in Cheshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Cheshire

LAN
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +4 7 £55,000 +37.50%
Chester +15 3 £75,000 +100.00%
Crewe +1 2 £34,500 -8.00% 1
Macclesfield -14 2 £53,750 +43.33%
Alderley Edge - 1 £23,500 -
LAN
North West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 53 (94.64%) WAN
2 38 (67.86%) Cisco
3 27 (48.21%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (42.86%) CCNA
4 24 (42.86%) Firewall
5 18 (32.14%) CCNP
6 16 (28.57%) Juniper
6 16 (28.57%) ITIL
7 15 (26.79%) VMware
8 14 (25.00%) VoIP
9 13 (23.21%) Windows
9 13 (23.21%) BGP
9 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
9 13 (23.21%) DNS
10 12 (21.43%) Network Security
11 11 (19.64%) DHCP
12 10 (17.86%) SLA
12 10 (17.86%) MPLS
12 10 (17.86%) OSPF
12 10 (17.86%) Windows Server
13 9 (16.07%) Hyper-V
13 9 (16.07%) CCIE
13 9 (16.07%) VPN
13 9 (16.07%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (14.29%) CheckPoint
14 8 (14.29%) Broadband
14 8 (14.29%) Project Management
14 8 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
15 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
15 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.57%) Apache
2 2 (3.57%) IIS
2 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Office 365
2 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (94.64%) WAN
2 24 (42.86%) Firewall
3 14 (25.00%) VoIP
4 13 (23.21%) BGP
4 13 (23.21%) DNS
5 12 (21.43%) Network Security
6 11 (19.64%) DHCP
7 10 (17.86%) MPLS
7 10 (17.86%) OSPF
8 9 (16.07%) VPN
9 8 (14.29%) Broadband
10 7 (12.50%) EIGRP
10 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
10 7 (12.50%) Wireshark
11 6 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (8.93%) VLAN
12 5 (8.93%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (8.93%) Wireless
12 5 (8.93%) WLAN
13 3 (5.36%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Metasploit
2 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.14%) Finance
3 3 (5.36%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.57%) Back Office
4 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 12 (21.43%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (17.86%) Analyst
3 10 (17.86%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Cisco Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Network Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Technical Support
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Cisco Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Network Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) IT Support
6 4 (7.14%) LAN Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) Web Services
2 2 (3.57%) .NET
2 2 (3.57%) 802.1X
2 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
1 6 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.36%) EPoS
4 2 (3.57%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.79%) iPad
5 1 (1.79%) IVR
5 1 (1.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.21%) Windows
2 10 (17.86%) Windows Server
3 7 (12.50%) Linux
4 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.36%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.57%) Unix
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) ITIL
2 8 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (14.29%) Project Management
3 6 (10.71%) Business Continuity
3 6 (10.71%) Open Source
4 5 (8.93%) Information Security
4 5 (8.93%) Network Design
4 5 (8.93%) Network Management
5 4 (7.14%) High Availability
5 4 (7.14%) Process Improvement
5 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.36%) Change Management
6 3 (5.36%) Migration
6 3 (5.36%) Network Optimisation
6 3 (5.36%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.36%) Security Patching
6 3 (5.36%) Software Deployment
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.57%) Feasibility Study
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) Perl
1 3 (5.36%) Python
1 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.57%) C#
2 2 (3.57%) PHP
2 2 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (48.21%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (42.86%) CCNA
3 18 (32.14%) CCNP
4 9 (16.07%) CCIE
4 9 (16.07%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 5 (8.93%) Degree
7 3 (5.36%) A+ Certification
7 3 (5.36%) JNCIP
7 3 (5.36%) JNCIS
7 3 (5.36%) MCP
7 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (5.36%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (3.57%) CCENT
8 2 (3.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.86%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) Hyper-V
2 7 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.36%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.57%) Puppet
2 2 (3.57%) SCCM
3 1 (1.79%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 38 (67.86%) Cisco
2 16 (28.57%) Juniper
3 15 (26.79%) VMware
4 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
5 8 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 7 (12.50%) Avaya
7 6 (10.71%) Palo Alto
8 5 (8.93%) HP
9 3 (5.36%) Dell
9 3 (5.36%) Samsung
10 2 (3.57%) arcserve
10 2 (3.57%) Fortinet
10 2 (3.57%) Meraki
10 2 (3.57%) NICE Systems
10 2 (3.57%) Nimble Storage
10 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds
10 2 (3.57%) SonicWALL
10 2 (3.57%) Sophos
10 2 (3.57%) Symantec
11 1 (1.79%) Genesys
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